Workshop helps families living with a person with dementia

Dr. Claudia Jacova will explain in plain language the state of brain research and its implication for people living with dementia

Are you living with a person with dementia?

If so, you need information – and it’s available free to area residents during a tele-workshop being offered by the non-profit Alzheimer Society of B.C.

“Dementia Research” runs on Thursday (Sept. 26).  Dr. Claudia Jacova will explain in plain language the state of brain research and its implication for people living with dementia.

Dr. Jacova, a cognitive psychologist, works at the UBC Hospital Clinic for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders.

The teleworkshop starts at 7 p.m. Visit www.alzheimerbc.org or phone toll-free 1-866-396-2433 to register.Tele-workshops can be accessed via telephone, with an optional web component.